Sungevity has appointed Mac Irvin as the company’s new chief financial officer. With over 20 years of experience in equity investments, fundraising, leasing and other structured transactions for domestic and international markets, Irvin will be leading Sungevity in its corporate finance and accounting activities as well as acquiring project financing for their solar leasing product.
“Mac brings industry-leading knowledge of structured finance and the tax equity market to Sungevity,” said Charles Ferer, Sungevity president and CFO. “As we expand to the East Coast and continue our rapid growth, we look forward to using his expertise to enlarge the scope of our leasing program, making a strong company and product even stronger. With Mac as part of our team, we plan to help more Americans enjoy the benefits of clean and affordable solar energy.”
Irvin comes to Sungevity from SunPower where he served as managing director of structured finance and business development. His background includes leadership in acquisitions, building revenue and the establishment of joint ventures in the broadband, smart grid and surface transportation arenas.
As Irvin begins his tenure as Sungevity’s CFO, Charles Ferer, the current CFO will remain as the company’s president.